Who is eligible for this award?
Nominees must have demonstrated a lifetime career commitment to and leadership in environmental, energy, or resources law and policy in the United States. The award recognizes an outstanding individual who has dedicated a lifetime to achievement in environmental, energy, or resources law and policy before courts, agencies, U.S. Congress, state legislatures, or other institutions. Eligible individuals must be attorneys, but should no longer be actively engaged in the practice of law. Nominees may have been practitioners in the private, public, or corporate sectors; judges, public officials; or law professors.